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"Surgery for advanced rectal cancer - crossing the boundaries"


Richard GuyMr Richard Guy qualified MBChB from the University of Birmingham in 1987 and trained as a doctor and surgeon in the Royal Navy, seeing active service in a number of conflicts. Higher specialist colorectal training was spent in Basingstoke, Oxford, St. Mark’s Hospital and Singapore. His MD thesis was on primary blast injury, awarded following research at CBDE Porton Down. His first consultant appointment was in Peterborough in 2001, and he moved to Oxford in 2009. His clinical interests include colorectal cancer, inflammatory bowel disease, abdominal sepsis, intestinal failure and abdominal reconstruction. He is a lecturer at Worcester College.


Bobby Bloemendaal

Mr Bobby Bloemendaal is a Senior Clinical Fellow in Colorectal Surgery at the Oxford University Hospitals. He was trained as a Gastro-Intestinal Surgeon at the University of Utrecht and the Meander Medical Centre (Amersfoort) in the Netherlands. He finished his surgical training in July 2014.


The lecture will be chaired by Professor David Cranston, Associate Professor of Surgery at the Nuffield Department of Surgical Sciences. 

All members of the University and NHS clinical staff are welcome.